Nine-year-old girl stabs grandmother over TV dispute, police say

Nine-year-old girl stabs grandmother over TV dispute, police say

March 9, 2012 Updated Mar 9, 2012 at 7:54 PM CDT

According to the Florence (S.C.) Morning News, police in South Carolina said a 9-year-old girl allegedly stabbed her 64-year-old grandmother during a dispute over watching television early Thursday morning.

The incident occurred after the grandmother told the 9-year-old and her mother to turn off the television just before 2 a.m., according tot he Florence Morning News report. Police said the girl allegedly stabbed her grandmother in the back with a kitchen knife while she was reading a newspaper, according to the Morning News story.

Read the Florence Morning News story HERE.